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Monument to the Peasant

Monumento al Campesino, or the Monument to the Peasant, is a cultural landmark located in the heart of Lanzarote.

Designed by the esteemed artist and architect César Manrique, this striking monument pays homage to the island’s agricultural heritage and the hard work of its farmers.

The monument features a towering sculpture of a farmer holding a rooster, symbolizing the island’s rural traditions.

Surrounding the monument, visitors can explore a traditional Canarian farmhouse, which now houses a delightful restaurant serving local cuisine and crafts shops showcasing regional products.

The Monumento al Campesino serves as a celebration of Lanzarote’s cultural roots and offers a fascinating glimpse into the island’s agricultural past and present.